byArchimedes; Heath, Thomas Little, Sir, 1861-1940
Introduction: I. Archimedes. II. Manuscripts and principal editions, order of composition, dialect, lost works. III. Relation of Archimedes to his predecessors. IV. Arithmetic in Archimedes. V. On the problems known as [neuseis] VI. Cubic equations. VII. Anticipations by Archimedes of the integral calculus. VIII. The terminology of Archimedes.--Works: On the sphere and cylinder, books I-II. Measurement of a circle. On conoids and spheroids. On spirals. On the equilibrium of planes, books I-II.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Mathematics, Greek, Geometry, Mechanics
byMundy, Peter, fl. 1600-1667; Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931; Anstey, Lavinia Mary
From the Rawlinson MS. A. 315 in the Bodleian Library, with facsimile of original t.-p.: Itinerarium mundi, that is A memoriall or sundry relations of certain voiages,journeies ettc. ... By: Peter Mundy Topic: Voyages and travels
byUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Office; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Branch
Description based on: 1975 Topics: Astronautics, Aeronautics
"List of mss. of Marco Polo's book as far as they are known": v.2, p. 530-551.--"Bibliography of Marco Polo's book,": v.2, p. 553-582.--"A bibliography of Sir Henry Yule's writing, comp. by H. Cordier and A. F. Yule": v.1, p. lxxv-lxxxii (based on the preliminary list compiled by E. D. Morgan, Scottish geog. mag., vol. VI, p. 97-98)--"Titles of works which are cited by abbreviated references in this book": v.2, p. 582-590 Topics: Genghis Khan, 1162-1227, Polo family, Yule, Henry, Sir, 1820-1889, Polo, Marco, 1254-1323?, Voyages...